Why do you need water and blankets for a home birth?

Answer When you have a home birth you need a kiddie pool or bath tub full of warm water to help relax the mother, induce contractions, and help relax the cervix. You need the towels to keep the baby warm ... Read More »

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Why do you need hot water when giving birth?

its not a need its just an option. when i had contractions (before the birth) i felt that it helped to take away a bit of the pain and my back wasn't sore. its only a mild form of pain relief.ANS2:... Read More »

Who manufactures Stockbridge Home cotton blankets?

Berkeshire Blanket manufactures the Stockbridge Home brand of cotton blankets as well as Berkshire Blanket, Better Living and Berkeshire Life blankets. The company has its headquarters in Ware, Mas... Read More »

How many blankets do I need to keep?

Figure a minimum of 2 sets of sheets and 2 blankets to each bed.

Why are baby blankets called receiving blankets?

baby blankets are called receiving blankets simply because when the baby is first brought home they are being received